APICS is an international organization designed to help Operations Professionals. According to the Gumtree Chapter president Mike Childers “APICS is for anyone involved in operations specialties. This is a great way to network, learn, share, and develop new skills. It is also a great way to become more valuable to your employer and give yourself an edge in the job market”.
APICS, the Association for Operations Management is the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in supply chain and operations management, including production, inventory, materials management, purchasing, and logistics.
Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals.
APICS recognizes the contributions supply chain and operations management professionals make to their employers and the global economy and has developed a comprehensive suite of educational resources, including
· education, training, industry publications and research, and world-renowned certification programs
· opportunities for career development, networking, and best practice sharing
· local and global membership and affiliation opportunities worldwide.